The work of the MCEE is possible only because of the generosity of individuals, corporations and foundations that respond to our request for contributions. We are extremely grateful to those listed below who have made a real commitment to the cause of improving economic & financial literacy in the state of Mississippi.

Teachers are achieving remarkable measurable results in economic, financial and entrepreneurial education as a result of programming from the MCEE. Those listed below have made a real commitment to the cause of improving economic & financial literacy in the state of Mississippi in the past fiscal year. Our most recent audit indicates that for every dollar raised, 88 cents goes to direct programming of teachers and students. Economic and financial literacy is possible in Mississippi through teachers who have the tools their students need to succeed.


Progress Through Contributions FY20 PDF


$80,000 – $99,999
MS Department of Education


$20,000 – $39,999
Council for Economic Education
Investor Protection Trust
MS Department of Banking and Consumer Finance
State Farm Insurance


$10,000 – $14,999
Atmos Energy
Ballew Wealth Management
Cory Wilson


$5,000 – $9,999
Armstrong Foundation
Bank First
Blue Cross Blue Shield of MS
College Savings MS
C Spire
MGM Resorts Foundation
MS Board of Nursing
Nissan North America
Regions Bank
Tauzin Wealth Management
Trustmark National Bank


$2,500 – $4,999
Barksdale Management Corporation
Citizens National Bank
Morgan White Group


$1,000 – $2,499
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch
Branning Wealth Management
Breazeale, Saunders & O’Neil, Ltd.
Capitol Resources, LLC
CFA Society of MS
Community Bank
Create Foundation
Delta State University
First Commercial Bank
Foundation for the Mid South
Horne, LLP
Jackson State University
James Perry, III
Jones Walker
Millsaps College
MS Department of Rehabilitation Services
MS Development Authority
MS Power Company
MS Professional Educators
MS State University
New Perspectives
NextGen Personal Finance
Premier Insights
Raymond James
Sanjo Security Services
State Bank & Trust Company
Southern Farm Bureau Life Insurance
The First Bank
University of Southern MS


$500 – $999
Madison County Business League & Foundation
MS Jumpstart
University of MS


Up to $499
Adrienne Slack
Alison Harkey
Alison Parr
Ali Hairston
Anthony Webb
Arthur Finkelberg
Barry Planch
Billy Siddall
Brad Davis
Brad Maley
Brooks Mosley
Christy Holyfield
Cindy Jefcoat
David Hollingsworth
David Johnson
Deneen Graves
Derek Polk
Dr. Billy Moore
Dr. Ricki Garrett
Dr. Sheila Porterfield
Dr. Stacey Hall
Dr. Steve Turner
Dr. Sondra Collins
Dr. Susan Lee
Dr. Yan Li
Gloria Johnson
Greg Brenner
Greg Frascogna
Harper Rains Knight & Company
HUB International
Jamie Vega
Janet Scott
Jane Alexander
Jerome Brown
John Oxford
Johnny Ray
Joseph Donovan
JR Jones
Keith Ward
Kelly Riley
Leslie Sorrell
Maston L. Ballew
North MS Education Consortium
Origin Bank
Paul Breazeale
Paula McNair
Peoples Bank
Rachel Michelle
Selena Swartzfager
Susan Haney
Tami Jones
Tawni Ferrarini
Tom Johnson
Trey Dellinger
Wayne Scoville
Wendi Shearer
William Crews
William Morris


Ballew Wealth Management
Breazeale, Saunders & O’Neil, Ltd.
Citizens National Bank of Meridian
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, New Orleans Branch
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, Memphis Branch
Millsaps College
MS Economic Council
MS Professional Educators